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There are 5 ways to get from Manhattan to Flushing by train, bus, subway, taxi or car

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Train  •  22 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Murray Hill Port Washington

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  37 min

  1. Take the bus from 27 Av/2 St to Northern Bl/Main St Q19

$2 - $7

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Subway, train  •  47 min

  1. Take the subway from 86 St to 34 St-Penn Station C / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Murray Hill Port Washington

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Manhattan to Flushing 10.4 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Flushing 10.4 miles

$1 - $2

Manhattan to Flushing by train

The train journey time between Manhattan and Flushing is around 21 min and covers a distance of around 11 miles. The fastest train normally takes 19 min. Operated by Long Island Rail Road, the Manhattan to Flushing train service departs from New York Penn Station and arrives in Murray Hill. Typically 199 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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The cost-effective way to get from Manhattan to Flushing is to drive, which costs $1 - $2 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Flushing is to taxi which costs $55 - $70 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from 27 Av/2 St and arriving at Northern Bl/Main St. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at Murray Hill. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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The distance between Manhattan and Flushing is 8 miles. The road distance is 10.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Flushing without a car is to train which takes 22 min and costs $5 - $8.

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The train from New York Penn Station to Murray Hill takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Manhattan to Flushing bus services, operated by MTA, depart from 27 Av/2 St station.

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Manhattan to Flushing train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Flushing is to train which takes 22 min and costs $5 - $8. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $2 - $7 and takes 37 min.

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  • Distance: 7.9 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Flushing, NY, USA?

Long Island Rail Road operates a train from New York Penn Station to Murray Hill every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 22 min. Alternatively, MTA operates a bus from 27 Av/2 St to Northern Bl/Main St every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 37 min.

Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Murray Hill
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from 86 St to 34 St-Penn Station
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Bus operators
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Bus from 27 Av/2 St to Northern Bl/Main St
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Other operators
Taxi from Manhattan to Flushing
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 877-917-1111
Website
yellowcabnyctaxi.com

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Manhattan to Flushing bus services, operated by MTA, arrive at Northern Bl/Main St station.

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Manhattan to Flushing train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Murray Hill station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Flushing is 10 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Manhattan to Flushing.

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